verb (used with object), cal·i·brat·ed, cal·i·brat·ing.
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So your default position might be that you should use all of that data to calibrate your estimates of uncertainty, rather than to try to predict under which conditions polls might be more or less reliable.Our Election Forecast Didn’t Say What I Thought It Would|Nate Silver (email@example.com)|August 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Instead, they take to the streets when they think something is going seriously wrong in the city—and particularly in its carefully calibrated relationship with Beijing.A timeline that explains what’s happening in Hong Kong|Mary Hui|August 16, 2020|Quartz
Also, we’ve found that FiveThirtyEight’s models — including our election forecasts since they were first published in 2008 — have been well calibrated over time.How FiveThirtyEight’s 2020 Presidential Forecast Works — And What’s Different Because Of COVID-19|Nate Silver (firstname.lastname@example.org)|August 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
As a result of this book it is now much easier to calibrate the nature, range, and methods of the mogul.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You do that to a certain extent with performance capture by the way you calibrate the model of Caesar—or the rig, as we call it.
I am here to correct and calibrate your morale compasses to true north.Rogue L.A. Cop’s Facebook Manifesto: ‘You Will Now Live the Life of Prey’|The Daily Beast|February 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There may be a lesson for the Obama administration as it tries to calibrate what Israel will do on Iran.Israel's Secret Iran Attack Plan: Electronic Warfare|Eli Lake|November 16, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Both men agreed to calibrate its exact size so as to reach 51-49 for the whole country.
It would be more correct to calibrate it in units of air pressure.The Aeroplane Speaks|H. Barber
How would you know that the weights you used to calibrate your scale were really what you thought them to be?Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son|John Mills
A house, or some such landmark which is shewn on our trench maps, is usually chosen to calibrate upon.Three years in France with the Guns:|C. A. Rose